Pales pavida (Meigen 1824) (Family Tachinidae)

Length: 5-10mm;
Wingspan: 13-20mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? ? April - September
(Earliest: 26.9)
(2 Generations)

Biotopes:
Hedge Rows
Food:
(Larva)

Aglais urticae

Vanessa atalanta

Thymelicus lineola Larva

Lycaena phlaeas Larva

Pieris brassicae

Several Erebidae

Several Geometridae

Many Noctuidae

Lasiocampa quercus

Malacosoma neustria

Mimas tiliae Larva

Ptilodon capucina Larva

Tortrix viridana Larva
Possible Food:
(Larva)

Drepanidae

Other Erebidae

Other Geometridae

Other Lasiocampidae

Other Noctuidae

Other Notodontidae

Pterophoridae Larvae

Other Tortricidae

Zygaenidae Larvae
Predators:
(Larva)

Mellinus arvensis

Tachinid Recording Scheme (UK): Pales pavida


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